OCHANOMIZU HOTEL SHORYUKAN

Hotels in Japan > Tokyo > Chiyoda ward > Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan (お茶の水ホテル昇龍館)
Address: Kanda Ogawamachi 3-24-9, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0052, Japan.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: logo.Renewed in 2009, the clean comfortable Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan has roots from 1925. In its great traditional atmosphere, enjoy a different experience, relax in a private open air bath or large communal one after a tiring day visiting Tokyo, wear a “yukata” kimono, sleep on tatami mats, and savour a Japanese breakfast before leaving!

This family-friendly hotel with helpful staff even exhibits a portable shrine “mikoshi” housing a Japanese god in its lobby… Check it out 🙂

Note: “Shoryukan” means “Inn of the Rising Dragon”.

The staff of Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan is used to guests from Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Thailand, the USA… Welcome and guidance in English should be fine.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: entrance.

Japanese & Western hotel rooms

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan has Japanese and western rooms, both non-smoking or smoking, including a deluxe Japanese room convenient with children or friends:

  • Western single (12㎡), twin (18㎡) and double (13-19㎡) rooms.
  • Japanese single rooms (9-11㎡) with futon sleeping sets.
  • Japanese rooms (11-28㎡) with square Ryukyu tatami mats, paper screen “shoji” and futon sleeping sets.
  • Deluxe Japanese room (34㎡) with wooden open air bath on a well-screened balcony, square Ryukyu tatami mats, paper screen “shoji” and futon sleeping sets.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: Japanese room with tatami mats and futon beds.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: wooden open air bath.

Breakfast is offered with all reservations and your hotel room is provided with:

  • Air conditioning, shower/bath, Western-style toilets.
  • Free Internet, TV.
  • Yukata to use as pajama or clothing when going to the communal baths, slippers.
  • Umbrella and sandals for walks outside.
  • Pants presser, iron, dryer, razor, toothbrush, towel, soap, shampoo…
  • Kettle and tea bags to prepare hot tea, refrigerator.

Hotel facilities

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan is well equipped:

  • Elevator.
  • Free WIFI Internet. PC available for free in the lobby.
  • Large communal baths for men and women (separate) from 15:00 to 09:00.
  • Sauna for men only from 18:00 to 24:00.
  • Relaxation room with a free massage chair and books (including manga).
  • Vending machines, washing machines, ice-making machine.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: communal bath.

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: relaxation room with massage chair and manga.

The hotel also provides the following services:

  • Dry cleaning.
  • Massages from 17:00 to 02:00 for 4.000-4.500 yens.
  • Computer rental for 1.000 yens per day.

Tips and advice for your stay

Finding Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan may be difficult the first time; print a map before coming and ask a passerby or shopkeeper if you need help.

Japanese rooms with tatami mats can be shared by a family or group of friends, significantly lowering the cost per person. If you prefer a Western room but are a bit big/tall, book a double bed rather than a single bed to sleep more comfortably…

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan: Western room with double bed.

The lobby of the hotel contains brochures in English for foreign tourists. If the latest Yes in Japan brochure is missing, check our online selection of activities and tours starting from Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan! For more information/services in English or French, contact us or visit our travel agency Travel Stand Japan near Suidobashi station.

Latest news for guests at Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan (read more):

  • Ukiyo-e shop in Tokyo: Hokusai’s Mount Fuji at Ohya-shobo {13 August 2014} - You can buy Japanese woodblock prints “ukiyo-e” originals or reproductions in Tokyo at the specialist shop Ohya-shobo. For example, this good quality ukiyo-e by KATSUSHIKA Hokusai representing a red Mount Fuji with clouds: Have you ever seen ukiyo-e prints in an art museum or specialized store? You can definitely find a traditional scene making a […]
  • Sweet food in Tokyo: Chocolate & raspberry galette at Muusa {11 August 2014} - Since July 2014, you can savour a chocolate and raspberry galette at the restaurant Muusa on weekdays (14:00-21:00) and Saturdays (12:00-20:00). It is so beautiful, sweet and delicious… French food can be great in Japan too 🙂 Will you drink tea or coffee with it? In Tokyo’s Chiyoda ward, Muusa is a few minutes walk from […]
  • Japanese & Western rooms at Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan in Chiyoda ward (Tokyo, Japan) {16 June 2014} - Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan has Japanese and western rooms, both non-smoking or smoking, including a deluxe Japanese room convenient with children or friends: Western single (12㎡), twin (18㎡) and double (13-19㎡) rooms. Japanese single rooms (9-11㎡) with futon sleeping sets. Japanese rooms (11-28㎡) with square Ryukyu tatami mats, paper screen “shoji” and futon sleeping sets. Deluxe […]

Access to Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan

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Access map http://www.familyhotel.jp/english/access.html

Easy, fast (10 minutes) and cheap access to Tokyo station by subway or taxi. Great to ride a bullet train “shinkansen” early in the morning to go to Kyoto or for a skiing day-trip at Gala Yuzawa Snow Resort.

Well-located in central Tokyo, Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan is also well located to go to Shibuya, Shinjuku or Ueno stations by subway.

Train and subway stations within 5 minutes walk.

The hotel is in a safe area. Convenience store within 5 minutes walk. Sushi restaurant within 5 minutes walk.

If you are interested in events, see our calendar for events in Chiyoda: kanda matsuri with mikoshi, suzuran matsuri…

Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan is at walking distance from the old traditional Kanda shrine (North), from Jimbocho “book town” (West) and Akihabara “Electric Town” (East). Read more about Chiyoda ward to know what attractions and restaurants you can enjoy near Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan. Ochanomizu Hotel Shoryukan is also well located to buy equipment to hike or ski in Japan.

Last updated in June 2014.

Practical information:
* Check-in from 15:00. Check-out until 10:00.
* Phone: (+81) 03-3293-3001

Useful links:
* Facebook in English: https://www.facebook.com/ochanomizuhotel
* Google plus in English: https://plus.google.com/104404617189647526353
* Twitter in English: https://twitter.com/shoryukan
* Website in English: http://www.familyhotel.jp/english/

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Photos (breakfast), reviews links (?) e.g. Trip Advisor.

Subway
Toei-Shinjuku line Ogawa-machi Station 4 min. walk
Jinbocho Station 5 min.
Marunouchi Line Ochanomizu Station 6 min.
Awajicho Station 6 min.
Toei-Mita Line Jinbocho Station 5 min.
Hanzomon Line Jinboccho Station 5 min.
Chiyoda Line Shin-Ochanomizu Station 3 min.

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